Mike Jackson is a corporate finance partner and co-head of our Birmingham office. Recognised as a leading corporate partner in the Midlands and a venture capital partner nationally, Mike advises clients on fundraising, private equity transactions and M&A.
Having spent time in house at AstraZeneca and QinetiQ advising on divestment strategy and with BGF advising on growth capital investments, Mike is passionate about understanding what drives clients commercially to better support their decision-making.
Mike is digital lead for our corporate group. He has extensive experience advising tech and tech-enabled corporates, institutional investors, high-growth tech companies and spinouts on M&A and growth capital drives and has a keen interest in leading our own legal tech enablement solutions for clients. Mike has spoken at conferences and international events on the future of legal services.
Advised CDS Group Holdings on the acquisition of Complete Detection Systems Limited for an undisclosed consideration.
Advised BGF and the shareholders of long-standing client TCL Group on the sale of the TCL business to idverde Group.
Advising an international corporate on one of the largest cross- border restructuring exercises ever undertaken under The Companies (Cross-Border Mergers) Regulations 2007.
Advising a number of start-up businesses in the FinTech and broader technologies sector on early stage fundraising.
"Mike is technically excellent with great interpersonal skills, which combine with a huge work ethic."
"He is very good to work with: extremely helpful, practical and pragmatic at finding his way through things."
"Mike Jackson is diligent, pragmatic and honest. I find working with him refreshing as he takes time to understand, investing time into any given issue regardless of the situation. Mike is very effective at then applying this knowledge to the issues, giving relevant guidance to resolving them. Mike is always contactable and quick to respond."
"Browne Jacobson invested time in the relationship, even before we had a project to work on. Mike Jackson spent time with me discussion issues I had and how they could possibly be dealt with. This time commitment with myself and the new team was invaluable in all our our company wanting to work with Browne Jacobson."